Welcome address and opening: appreciating the cross-cutting nature of science, technology and innovation
Opening remarks:
• H.E. Ms. Inga Rhonda King, President of the Economic and Social Council
• Mr. Liu Zhenmin, UN Under-Secretary-General for Economic and Social Affairs

Keynote speakers:
• Mr. Romain Murenzi, Executive Director, World Academy of Sciences
• Ms. Claudette McGowan, Chief Information Officer, Bank of Montreal, Canada
United Nations